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Jul 29 2017

Showdown looms in crisis-hit Venezuela

However, opposition leaders are urging citizens to boycott the vote, saying the election rules were rigged to guarantee Maduro a majority and arguing that a new constitut...

Jul 29 2017

Feds expand probe into Ford Explorer exhaust fume leaks

Numerous complaints came from police departments, which use the Police Interceptor version of the Explorer in patrol fleets. The auto safety agency said in a statement ...

Jul 29 2017

North Korea Missile Threat Advancing Faster Than Expected

North Korea carried out a second test of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM ), the Pentagon said Friday. Pyongyang sent diplomats early this year to Mani...

Jul 29 2017

Senate judiciary panel digs into Russian election interference at hearing Wednesday

Dianne Feinstein said Manafort produced documents Tuesday after the subpoena was issued and agreed to meet with committee members in the future for an interview. He'll ...

Jul 29 2017

Supreme Court seeks BCCI's reply over e-auction of IPL media rights

The BCCI had opposed this motion, saying that e-auctions would not be possible. "No, that judgement is altogether in a different background", the bench said, and asked ...

Jul 29 2017

Priebus departs as chief of staff as Trump turns to Kelly

Trump gave no reason for why Priebus is out a job, but did thank him for his dedication and said the two accomplished "a lot". Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly, r...

Jul 29 2017

North Korea ballistic missile launch 'detected'

There was no immediate announcement of the type of missile. A ballistic missile carries a warhead to a predetermined location in a preset arch. The report said the No...

Jul 29 2017

Trump names John Kelly chief of staff, replacing Reince Priebus

President Trump called Kelly a "great American and a great leader". "I want to congratulate John Kelly, who has done an incredible job of Secretary of Homeland Security...

Jul 29 2017

So, Cara Delevingne Is Breaking Into The Music Industry

Ever since he was a kid, Luc Besson dreamed of directing a movie version of "Valrian and Laureline", a French comic book series featuring a pair of sexy, futuristic cri...

Jul 29 2017

Christy Clark resigns as Liberal Party leader

She says she informed her caucus colleagues about her decision to leave as leader effective August 4. "Should the government fail the test of confidence in the house, a...

Jul 28 2017

Silver Alert canceled for Hamden girl, 12, who took mother's vehicle

She was last seen wearing a white tee-shirt, blue jeans and white/blue sneakers. A Silver Alert had been issued for Rebecca and her younger sister, 9-year-old Julianna,...

Jul 28 2017

Reed's injury status a big question as Redskins open camp

The designation is allowed to roll over into the season if the players are still injured at the end of the preseason. Reed is on the shelf for now, but unlike the PU...

Jul 28 2017

White House divisions on display with Scaramucci's comments

Green also said that the kinds of antics that Scaramucci engaged in - which included comparing his relationship with White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus to the mu...

Jul 28 2017

Arizona Gets Second Request for Voter Info

The Electronic Privacy Information Center's had asked for a preliminary injunction to block the commission from collecting voter roll information that is publicly availab...

Jul 28 2017

Palestinian killed at Gaza's border with Israel

They said we are barred. Israel has increased tension in the region by introducing additional provocative and unacceptable security measures, installing surveillance ...

Jul 28 2017

White House dodges queries about chief of staff

Scaramucci, who regularly appeared on cable news before entering the White House, told CNN's Chris Cuomo that he can't have dinner with "a couple of friends up from "Fox ...

Jul 28 2017

Medicare for all would be better than GOP health plan

Researchers analyzed patient visits at emergency departments across Maryland both for an 18-month period before the Medicaid expansion took effect and an 18-month perio...

Jul 28 2017

Japan Slaps Emergency Tariffs On Imports Of Frozen US Beef

The increase threatens a significant sector of the United States' access to the biggest Asian market for USA beef overall, just as President Donald Trump is trying to exp...

Jul 28 2017

Senate Committee Subpoenas Former Trump Campaign Chair Paul Manafort

Rinat Akhmetshin, a Russian American lobbyist who also attended the meeting, has said that Veselnitskaya left behind documents describing the information. Dianne Feinstei...

Jul 28 2017

Metro After 63 Days, 6 Igbonla Students Regain Freedom

According to an official of the state government who spoke with Tribune Online on condition of anonymity, said that the state government has been negotiating the releas...